Tech Company Financing Transactions

Mode Media Funding Round

Mode Media closed a $50 million venture capital round on 2/3/2010. Investors included Aeris Capital AG, DLD Ventures and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Aeris Capital AG (Lead Investor)

DLD Ventures (Marcel Reichart)

Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds of the funds will be used to build a Digital Media Technology Center, expand internationally and for strategic acquisitions.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
2000 Sierra Point Parkway 10th Floor 1000
Brisbane, CA 94005
Email Address
Mode Media is a unique entertainment website company covering the worlds of fashion, beauty, and celebrity style, while providing women a shopping experience available nowhere else. The team that designed and built was handpicked from the best of the technology, fashion, design, and publishing industries.
Mode Media LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Mode Media Company Twitter Account
Company News
Mode Media News
Mode Media on Facebook
Mode Media on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Jack Rotolo
  Jack Rotolo LinkedIn Profile  Jack Rotolo Twitter Account  Jack Rotolo News  Jack Rotolo on Facebook
Chief Operating Officer
John Small
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Chief Technical Officer
Fernando Ruarte
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Ernie Cicogna
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VP - Engineering
Raj Narayan
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VP - Marketing
Jill Byron
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VP - Product Management
Samir Arora
  Samir Arora LinkedIn Profile  Samir Arora Twitter Account  Samir Arora News  Samir Arora on Facebook



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